The CBOE's Volatility index (VIX) has reported its biggest jump since US President Donald Trump was elected last November, as rising political tensions in the States spooked investors.
Markets are unnerved as a result of Trump's firing of FBI director James Comey, who has since released memos of his conversations with the President who is said to have told Comey to "let go" of the investigation...
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In this week's inflation print, the UK hit a highpoint. According to the Office for National Statistics, the UK's CPI rate hit 3% - a level not seen in more than 5 years. And it's not just the UK - globally inflation has been creeping up.
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